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My primulas were brilliant red last year and they have turned watery pink this year - what is wrong? Is there some nutrient missing in my soil?



Doubtful that's the cause - sometimes plants don't hold their vivid colours longer than a year, they're all hybrids and bred to within an inch of their lives, and colour reversion is not uncommon even in roses - peach turning to pink being a prime example.

19 Apr, 2010


Either that or the originals have died and been replaced by the wishy washy pink which you get when you cross the yellow primrose with the red Primula

19 Apr, 2010


Thank you for your help

19 Apr, 2010

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